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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Cat C: Means not tested on pregnancy - use only if benefits outweigh risk of not taking it

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal age: The risk of pregnancy is very low. Pregnancy can occur and you should use birth control if you do not desire to be pregnant. The oldest patient that ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
30 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The pull out method is a very poor method of contraception. The pregnancy rate is 15-20% per year.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Garcia
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy risk: The risk of ejaculation can occur even within 30 seconds. Some sperm can even come out prior to the complete ejaculate. Emergency contraception can be ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
22 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not a easy answer: There are too many different conditions that can cause a high risk pregnancy to answer here, but some big ones are fetal problems, and also maternal c ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Need more information of what you mean by high risk pregancy. The problem is needed to give odds.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes.: The mother needs both a free-t3 and TSH drawn early in pregnancy, followed up monthly measurements during the pregnacy. Most women have a significant ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lutz
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rupture of uterus: Uterus rupture where scar of previous surgery.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Unclear question: Ectopic pregnancy is not a risk factor for HIV HIV is not a risk factor for ectopic pregnancy.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
44 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Possible: Generally, 25% of women get pregnant on the first attempt, 30% at the end of 3 attempts, 60% at the end of 6 attempts, 80% at the end of 9 attempts an ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes....Because of pregnancy related changes in your body.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Tucker
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes! Via Epigenetics: Epigenetic changes are changes to the child's dna while still a fetus. Tehse changes are induced by the maternal diet. Increasingly epigenetic change ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Extremely dangerous: Pelvic/abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding in a pregnant woman are most common symptoms. These are rarely present early ectopic though, so if there's ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bleeding: Itp is low platelets without a clear reason for having them. For most women with itp, the platelets are low but still function well. If they get low e ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Having gestational diabetes once makes you higher risk to get in in the next pregnancy. But it doesn't necessarily mean you will get it. Best wishes ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience in Pediatrics
PREGNANCY RISK?: They say above forty there is more risk. Don't think negative if you still want to have a baby! prayers help!
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Threats to baby, mom: Risk factors include conditions that might affect the health of the fetus and/or pregnant woman. Those include higher chance for birth defects, >1 bab ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Multiple factors: Just being pregnant gives you a 1 in 3 chance for spotting or bleeding during the first 3 or 4 months of pregnancy. This is usually due to "implantat ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Sort of...: Pregnant women can develop gestational diabetes which can lead to complications for the mother and child, but generally disappears after the end of p ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Risk is low: but not even tubal ligation has a 100% efficacy rate. Tade care.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: There are many reasons that a pregnancy is classified as high risk. Many of these can happen in women who are healthy prior to the pregnancy. They c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Yes: First, there is a 10-30% chance of another ectopic pregnancy. Consult your OB as soon as you have a + pregnancy test, are late with your period if reg ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Not particularly: Many women carry evidence of high risk HPV strains for decades without it effecting having families. If you are not in the midst of treatment for cerv ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience in Gynecology
No : no

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